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Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien is the sequel to Bit.Trip Runner. The game's look and feel is very different from the original. Runner 2 forgoes the original's retro look in favor of a cartoon art style. The game's story takes on a more humorous tone, and is narrated by Charles Martinet.

The game expands on the original in several ways. There are several new actions, such as rotating the analog stick to trace Commander Video's path around a loop. In addition, level selection takes place on a map screen laid out similar to other classic platform games. Levels offer alternate paths which can be either easier or harder to complete depending on the path. There are also mid-level checkpoints, though these are optional, and the player earns more points if he/she chooses to skip them. Collecting all gold in each stage allows the player to shoot Commander Video out of a cannon into a target to score extra points.

There are several characters that can be unlocked, as well as several costumes for each one.

The game offers 120 levels, online leaderboards for each individual stage, and multiple difficulties for replay value.


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Bit.Trip Presents... Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien Windows Levels can be revisited for additional routes. Here for instance, you first need to unlock the keys elsewhere before you can pick them up here.
Bit.Trip Presents... Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien Windows Sliding in the third game world.
Bit.Trip Presents... Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien Windows These loops are a new addition for the series.
Bit.Trip Presents... Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien Windows Sliding under some fireballs

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Bit.Trip Presents... Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien Screenshot
Bit.Trip Presents... Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien Screenshot
Bit.Trip Presents... Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien Screenshot
Bit.Trip Presents... Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien Screenshot

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Mag'64 Wii U Jun 02, 2013 10 out of 10 100
NintendoWorldReport Wii U Feb 26, 2013 10 out of 10 100
God is a Geek Windows Feb 25, 2013 9 out of 10 90
IGN PlayStation 3 Feb 25, 2013 9 out of 10 90
Metro.co.uk Xbox 360 Mar 01, 2013 9 out of 10 90
Game Critics Windows Mar 29, 2013 8.5 out of 10 85
3D Juegos Linux Mar 06, 2013 8.5 out of 10 85
Cheat Code Central Wii U Mar, 2013 4 out of 5 80
PC Invasion (INC Gamers) Windows Mar 19, 2013 8 out of 10 80
Diehard GameFan Windows Apr 12, 2013 Unscored Unscored

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